WHO calls for tighter controls on InternetBMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7093.1501h (Published 24 May 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:1501
- Judy Siegel-Itzkovich
The World Health Organisation has called on its member nations to close a loophole on the control of prescription drugs that has been opened up by the Internet.
At its recent 50th world health assembly in Geneva the WHO passed a resolution expressing concern about the advertising, promotion, and uncontrolled sale of medical products by electronic communication and urging a global battle against …
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